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Wigan Mining Commission

Wigan Mining Commission

Statue to mark Wigans mining history

This is a preview of our first quick maquette for the WHAMM commission to mark the history of Wigan's mining.

It is still in the very early stages so it was very nice to meet the whole team involved with the project for the first time friday the 21st July.

We are looking forward to the journey ahead and are very proud to be involved and working on such a prestigeous commission for such a huge part of history both for Wigan and Britain.

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KOYLI Memorial Statue

KOYLI Memorial Statue

Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

It was an honour and pleasure to host members of the KOYLI committee who came to see to full scale KOYLI Memorial Statue.   Below is their thanks :-

" I have also been asked to pass on our congratulations for such a magnificent sculptural depiction, it is truly a magnificent portrayal of a Jungle Soldier. Thank you.

Dave Wroe – Chairman

Howard Potts – Committee Member

Tim Humphreys – Committee Member

Peter Shields – Committee Member

Derek Searby – Committee Member

 

CEDE NULLIS"

 

 

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Bull & Bear - Stock Exchange

Bull & Bear - Stock Exchange

Bull & Bear - Stock Exchange

This is our latest sculpture.  It is number 1 of an edition of 8.  It is based on the Bull & Bear tradition of the Stock Exchange

Bull & Bear - Stock Exchange Video

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Leicester "Tigers" RUFC Heritage Project

Leicester "Tigers" RUFC Heritage Project

Leicester Tigers & The Royal Leicestershire Regiment

History, heritage and tradition are at the heart of the Leicester Tigers and the club is embarking on an ambitious project to celebrate its roots and links in the local community. The club has formed a Time Team to ensure that the Tigers' rich and successful history is recognised and secured. The starting point is to focus on the club's beginnings and to celebrate the links between Leicester Tigers and the Royal Leicestershire Regiment. In 1880 Leicester Football Club was formed at the George Hotel in the city and the first Tigers reference followed in The Leicester Post during February 1885 when a report stated that the "Tigers stripes were keeping well together" in a match against Bedford School. The Tigers name came from a chocolate and orange kit from those formative years and was influenced by the close links with the Royal Leicestershire Regiment. The 1880 squad included a number of officers from the Regiment and throughout the history of the Tigers men from the regiment have been involved in the team and administration. The club is now fundraising for a Foundation Monument to act as a gateway to a larger heritage and community project, and to act as an iconic symbol of respect for the past and inspiration for the future. The monument will recognise members of the Leicestershire Regiment who have played for the Tigers and act as a memorial to the fallen. As the club's heritage projects also have the support of the Leicester Tigers Foundation's other key areas of disability sports, education and inclusion, the monument will also serve to recognise those whose lives have been affected by injury in rugby or in conflict and how Tigers are working with disability sport to offer inspiration and support to inspire future generations and different cultures.

Leicester Tigers Heritage Preview Video

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